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Some vols. have on spine: American biography
Vols. 11-25, published by C.C. Little and J. Brown, Boston, also numbered as v. 1-15, Second series
Vol. 2 lacks general t.p. Vols. 4-22 and 24-25 have 2 general t.p. (1 engr.). Vols. 11-22 and 24-25 have 3d general t.p. with vol. numbering as 1-15, Second series. Vol. 23 has 2 general t.p. (1 engr. and 1 with numbering as v. 13, Second series). All vols. also have special t.p